When the East Aurora Village Board moved forward on a grant to install solar panels, the expectation was to see nearly $2,500 in yearly electricity savings. But two years after installation, the panels have only created half that much in cost reductions.
One goal of the Buffalo Ski Club—located just a few minutes outside of West Falls at 7414 State Road in Colden—is for families to have a place to ski and enjoy snow sports together. In the case of families where someone has a disability—mental, emotional or physical—finding an activity the whole group can do together becomes more of a challenge.
Besides a few concerns that were noted, the Elma Town Board received largely positive feedback for the proposed changes regarding its multiple-family dwelling code revisions during a public hearing last week.
The Kiwanis Club of East Aurora has become a major supporter of the campaign to enhance the Millard Fillmore Presidential Site on Shearer Avenue. Grace Meibohm and John Pagliaccio, former presidents of both the Aurora Historical Society and Kiwanis Club, recently presented a $1,000 check to Historical Society Director Robert Lowell Goller and President Susan McBurney.
Every Wednesday during the summer, the Foolish Pleasure glides out to the Buffalo Harbor, ready to race.
Survey responses from the recent questionnaire sent to Town of Wales residents—which was produced with the help of the New York Rural Water Association, a not-for-profit organization dedicated to preserving a quality water supply for generations to come throughout the state—have greatly exceeded the original projections by organizers.
Girl Scouts of Western New York recently announced that Elma resident Morgan Paladino has received the Gold Award, the highest award available in Girl Scouting. She was recognized earlier this month with 45 other scouts during a ceremony at Samuel's Grande Manor in Williamsville.